Beautiiful Gite in South West France

Self Catering Gite with pool, South West France

Self Catering Gite accommodation in Duravel in the Lot Valley.  Situated at the foot of wooded hillsides thus ensuring a sunny and warm climate. Bordered by the River Lot, consisting primarily of century's old family vineyards, fields of sunflowers and medieval villages.  An area stepped in history.
Gite de France Recommend
Gite de France Recommend
Blue Room bedroom
Blue Room bedroom
Gite Bedroom
Gite Bedroom
Gite Living area
Gite Living area
Blue room seating area
Blue room seating area

The surrounding countryside with its hills consisting of acres of woods, green pastures and vineyards offer numerous possibilities for walks.

Experience the relaxed pace of the Lot Region. Charming, sleepy villages are not hard to find. All offering something special. Vineyards grace the rolling hills and fine cuisine, fine wines and local markets are in abundance. While you're away, La Maison Bleue is the perfect place to consider home.

La Maison Bleue offers a relaxed atmostphere in which to unwind. We offer a superb Gite with an additional room for extra guests in Lot, South West France. Our rooms are modern, tastefully furnished and spacious. There is a larger BBQ area, a smaller terrace with comfy loungers, hammock and a wonderful swimming pool situated in the sunniest part of garden. 

Girard is situated between Puy L'Eveque - a medieval village and Duravel (see History of Duravel in Local Information Section). We are just over an hour from Bergerac Airport on the D811, six hours driving time from Paris and under two hours from Toulouse. It is an ideal base and conveniently located if you're considering househunting.




Gite Accommodation

The Gite is fully equipped with washing machine, cooker, microwave, all kitchen utensils, espresso coffee maker and a lovely modern dining area. The main living quarters has TV and DVD player, large seating area which leads onto the front balcony. WiFi is also available in the Gite.

Upstairs on the Mezzanine floor is one double bed and has an en-suite bathroom with full size bath and shower.  The Gite is only suitable for a couple or a couple with a baby.  We have a cot available if required.  We also have an additional room for rental as part of a group for added guests, it's is only bookable when booking the Gite. This can be booked along with the Gite at half price.  This Blue room has a double bed, sofa bed, full bathroom with corner bath and shower, tea and coffee making facilities, TV, seating areas and is directly next door to the Gite.  The Gite has iron, vacuum cleaner, extra bedding and a picnic hamper. 

A well stocked welcome food basket awaits you on your arrival, including wine, cheese, pate, chocolate, French bread and fruit selection! Tea, coffee, fruit juice and milk are also placed in the Gite upon arrival at no cost.

Optionally, email us your grocery list and we'll be happy to pick up your items and place them in the Gite, just settle with the final invoice.

The Gite can also be booked for less than 7 days, and the cost will be worked out on a pro rata basis. 

Weekly prices for the Gite are on the Availability page. 

Blue Room (only bookable as part of Gite booking)

The Blue Room is a large room and is extremely comfortable with a double bed, ensuite bathroom with corner bath, towels and soft fluffy white dressing gowns. There is also a small sitting room area with pull-out sofabed, for additional guests. The room also has a small TV and DVD player, with French TV and plenty of DVDs. There is also tea and coffee making facilities for your use. The Blue Room has it's own private entrance and opens out onto the Back Terrace.  This is only bookable as part of the Gite booking, for large groups.

Blue Room prices
Low Season - October - March - 50 euros per night
Mid Season - Apr - May -  55 euros per night
High Season - June - 60 euros per night

High Season - Sept 60 euros per night
Peak Season - July - Aug - 75 euros per night

Main House Dining Room

The main dining room is located downstairs in the main house.  This is available if there are 4 or more people in the Gite and Blue Room.  There is a large stone BBQ area at the side of the house, and also a small portable one, which guests are free to use.


Wine Tasting in France

We will be able to point you in the direction of some lovely vineyards, all of which do either wine tasting or wine tours.

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